A Select Collection of Original Welsh Airs (Thomson, George)

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Arranger Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Leopold Kozeluch (1747-1818)
Editor First edition
George Thomson (1757-1851)
Publisher. Info. London: Preston, n.d.
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Misc. Notes Songs arranged by Kozeluch marked "K" in the index.
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Arranger Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Leopold Kozeluch (1747-1818)
Editor First edition
George Thomson (1757-1851)
Publisher. Info. London: Preston, n.d.
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Arranger Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Editor First edition
George Thomson (1757-1851)
Publisher. Info. London: Preston, n.d.[1817].
Edinburgh: G. Thomson, 1817.
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Misc. Notes Songs numbered 61-90. Includes 4 songs arranged by Joseph Haydn (Hob.XXXIb:39-42), also marked 'H' on contents page.
#327895 has Violin and Cello parts appended - these are missing in #51478.
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General Information

Work Title A Select Collection of Original Welsh Airs
Alternative. Title
Composer Thomson, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Haydn: Hob.XXXIb:1-42; Beethoven: WoO 155 (26 songs)
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 volumes, each containing 30 songs
First Publication. 1809-17
Librettist Various
Gilbert Cooper
Alexander Boswell
Rev. George Warrington
Walter Scott
Matthew Lewis
Amelia Opie
Joanna Baillie
Anne Hunter
Anne Grant
William Smyth
W. S. Roscoe
Samuel Rogers
"A Gentleman"
William Robert Spencer
Peter Pindar
Richard Llwyd
Rev. Mr. Williams
"A Clergyman"
"A Lady"
Edward Williams
Thomas Griffith
T. Toms
Thomas Campbell
David Thomson
Robert Burns
William Jones II
John Richardson
Anonymous
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 1-2 voices, violin, cello, piano (or harp)
Extra Information Volumes 1 and 2 (1809, 1811) mainly arranged by Joseph Haydn, with 22 songs arranged by Leopold Kozeluch (Thomson possessed Haydn's arrangements of songs Hob.XXXIb:43-60, but used Kozeluch's versions instead). Volume 3 (1817) mainly arranged by Ludwig van Beethoven, with 4 songs arranged by Haydn.

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Title-page transcription: A Select Collection of Original Welsh Airs, Adapted for the Voice, United to Characteristic English Poetry never before Published, with Introductory & Concluding Symphonies and Accompaniments for the Piano Forte or Harp, Violin & Violoncello, composed [i.e. arranged] partly by Haydn, but chiefly by Beethoven. Vol.3